Opening Reception of The Games of Winter Exhibit – January 18
The public opening reception takes place on Thursday, January 18th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, and will feature fondue - that classic recipe from the 1960s - generously supplied by Dedrick's Cheese, which will be paired with local wine. Collector Stan Batiste, author David C. Antonucci, and official Olympic photographer Bill Briner will also be in attendance to celebrate the opening of The Games of Winter and recapture the camaraderie of the 1960 Winter Olympic Games. Attendance and parking are free.
Also supporting the exhibition is The Coachman Hotel in South Lake Tahoe. Gallery visitors who present the exhibition postcard during their stay at The Coachman will receive a complimentary glass of wine at the upscale hotel bar.
On Thursday, February 22, 2018, David C. Antonucci, author of Snowball's Chance: The Story of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games Squaw Valley & Lake Tahoe, will discuss the 1960 Winter Olympics, with a special focus on the games that took place in El Dorado County. The event will be held at the Fausel House Gallery, at 6:00 pm. Attendance and parking are free.
Mon - Fri 10 am – 5 pm, Sat-Sun 11 am – 4 pm
Fausel House Gallery
772 Pacific Street, Placerville
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